OGDEN — A motorcyclist died after crashing in Ogden Canyon on Sunday afternoon.

The 54-year-old man crashed around noon after he had trouble with a curve on state Route 39, according to a statement from the Weber County Sheriff's Office.

The man drove off the highway and traveled about 30 yards before he was thrown from the bike, police said. He was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene.

Police did not release the victim's name Sunday.